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Quaker Digital Academy Wins Subway Tray

Quaker Digital Academy in New Philadelphia is this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's Hannah Hubbard and Rachel Rothacher delivered the goodies to the staff.

Here's what they got: a Subway party tray with 30 portions of mouthwatering sub sandwiches, Subway cookies, Coca Cola and Diet Coke, balloons from the Balloonatique, WJER T-shirts, Radiograms, and more all delivered just in time for a fabulous lunch!

If you'd like your office to win this awesome prize package, visit our Subway Hump Day page under "Contests" for details.


Pictured: Randy Gibbs, Maurine Whittler, WJER's Hannah Hubbard, Roni Leeper, Linda Ball, Charlotte Gibbs, Sue Banker, Teri Natoli, and Dr. Varrati

WJER Welcomes New Time Capsule Sponsor

WJER would like to welcome Broad Run Cheese House in Dover as the newest sponsor of our Time Capsule contest!

Play Time Capsule every weekday at 8:40 a.m. and 2:40 p.m.! Listen to clips of history-making news, music, and movies, and then call in and guess the year. Each day, we'll qualify two people for an amazing weekly grand prize courtesy of our Time Capsule sponsors, including:

*A balloon bouquet from Rainbow Party Rentals in Dover
*A $20 gift certificate from the Grove Gift Shop in Dover

*A gift basket from Dover Healthy Alternatives

*A T-shirt from WJER Radio

*And NOW a $20 gift certificate from Broad Run Cheese House in Dover

Welcome to the Time Capsule!

WJER Recognized by the Ohio Army National Guard

WJER Radio received recognition again this year for our promotional efforts on behalf of the Ohio Army National Guard. As part of our partnership with the Ohio Association of Broadcasters, we offer free announcements for the Ohio Army National Guard. These announcements are designed to make people aware of the benefits of belonging to the Guard as well as remind the community of the services offered by local residents who are members of the Ohio Army National Guard.


Pictured: Ohio Army National Guard Recruiting and Retention NCO SFC (and Dover Schools graduate) Steve Newman along with WJER’s Bob Scanlon

Hot Job of the Week

Tune in to 1450 WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with Amy Miller of OhioMeansJobs about the “Hot Job of the Week.” Not only will Amy give details about a specific job each week, but she'll also discuss tips, strategies, and helpful hints for job seekers.

This week’s topic: How to stand out at a job fair

Hot Job of the Week:

Employer seeking: Crisis Intervention Specialist

Job Code #: T-104-12

Requirements: At least 23 years old; Masters Degree (preferred) in Counseling, Social Work, or other related field with current Ohio license as a Mental Health Professional or Bachelors Degree with current LSW license or Registered Nurse with psychiatric experience; valid Ohio drivers license; able to utilize a computer keyboard for email and other essential functions; able to communicate effectively in person and in written materials; able to navigate outdoors in all weather; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, drug testing, a reference check, and a driving records check

Job Description: Provide crisis hotline triage intervention (face-to-face crisis intervention assessments when indicated) to determine appropriate treatment intervention linkage to necessary service in the least restrictive environment; services are to be provided in a timely, responsive, therapeutic manner to assure the safety of the client in accordance with established standards

Worksite Location: Dover, OH

Available Benefits: Medical, dental, paid holidays, 401K, sick leave, and vacation

Rate of Pay: Competitive salary

How to apply: *Submit a résumé and completed referral form to the Customer Service Desk at either location.* Apply at OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas (1260 Monroe Street, New Philadelphia, OH 44622) or OhioMeansJobs Stark (822 30th Street, Canton, OH 44709). Out-of-area applicants can email their résumé (attachment preferred) to Please include the job order # and the last four digits of your Social Security number in the subject line. *Job order qualifications MUST be reflected on your résumé to be considered. Please send a cover letter with your résumé detailing your qualifications.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

WJER Salutes Administrative Professionals

WJER wants to salute your administrative professionals for all the hard work they do! Administrative Professionals Day is Wednesday, April 23rd.

If you would like us to honor your administrative professional, simply send us:
-Administrative Professional's name
-The name, address, and phone number of the business
-Boss's name

Enter your Administrative Professional into the contest by:
-Fax: 330-364-4538
-WJER app: Fill out and submit the entry form

-Postcard: Administrative Professionals Salute, c/o WJER Radio, 646 Boulevard, Dover, OH 44622

During the week of April 21st-25th, we will salute area administrative professionals by announcing their names on the radio. Five lucky entrants will receive a great prize package that includes a gift certificate to Casa di Bella Salon in New Philadelphia and a "Job Well Done" bouquet from Baker Florist in Dover and New Philadelphia.

Have you thanked your administrative professional today?

Upcoming Shows at the Kent State Performing Arts Center

The Kent State Performing Arts Center is in the midst of another jam-packed season with a lineup of great performances still to come! Check out what's in store at the PAC this year:

Scheduled performances include:
Friday, April 11th and Saturday, April 12th: Rose and the Rime
Tuesday, April 29th and Wednesday, April 30th: West Side Story
Wednesday, May 7th: An Evening with Vince Gill
Saturday, May 17th: Tuscarawas Philharmonic's "May Festival"
Saturday, June 7th: Tuscarawas Philharmonic's "Coming Back to Classic Country"

Tune in to 1450 WJER on Wednesday afternoons for ticket giveaways and updates from Mike Morelli, General Manager of the Performing Arts Center, to find out what's happening at the PAC throughout the season.

Investment Advice with Elaine Parrot

Tune in Thursday afternoons after the 3 o'clock news to get important investment advice from Elaine Parrot of the Cavalena Group at Raymond James Financial Services in Dover. Elaine has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry, and she uses that experience to provide relevant news topics, tips, and guidance to listeners with an interest in investing. If you need financial advice, contact the Cavalena Group at Raymond James Financial Services at 330-343-2212 or visit

Doug Willoughby Wins Great Escape 2014

WJER would like to congratulate Doug Willoughby of Dover as the grand prize winner in our Great Escape to Disney contest! Doug worked hard to make it into our final drawing held on March 24th, and luck was on his side as he survived each round of our elimination drawing. Doug's name was the last one drawn from our contest box, making him the winner of a trip for two to Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort in Orlando, Florida!

Our first runner up was Larry Graham of Dover
who received a one-year family membership to the Tuscarawas County YMCA, and our second runner up was Kathi Richards of Dundee who walked away with four tickets to see the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field this season. ALL of our 26 semi-finalists received a pair of tickets to the I-X Indoor Amusement Park in Cleveland as well as a special edition Great Escape T-shirt courtesy of Dennison T-Shirt Graphics.

nks to everyone who signed up for a chance to win and to all of our sponsors for making this great contest possible, and congratulations Doug!

Tuscarawas County Community Food Pantries

The food pantries located throughout Tuscarawas County rely on continued support from churches, businesses, and individuals to donate food and/or monetary contributions. Please contact your local food pantry regarding items for which they currently have the greatest need. Clients needing assistance are asked to go to the food pantry located within their ZIP code area.

Greater Dover-New Philadelphia Food Pantry
Church of the Harvest, 420 W. 3rd Street, Dover

Serves Dover and New Philadelphia
Thursdays 6:00-8:00 p.m., Fridays 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Barrs Mill Church of God
4677 State Route 93 NW, Sugarcreek

Serves the Sugarcreek area
Last Thursday of the month 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Bolivar United
Methodist Church

220 Poplar Street, Bolivar

Serves Bolivar, Mineral City, New Cumberland, Somerdale, Zoar, and Zoarville

Carpenter's Cupboard
Strasburg United Methodist Church, 206 2nd Street NW, Strasburg

Serves Strasburg (or the "878" area)

First Assembly of God
742 Cookson Avenue SE, New Philadelphia

Thursdays 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Gnadenhutten United Methodist Church
220 N. Walnut Street, Gnadenhutten

Serves the Gnadenhutten area

St. Joseph Catholic Church
613 N. Tuscarawas Avenue, Dover

Thursdays by appointment only

The Journey's End Ministries
503 River Street, Newcomerstown

Serves people within a 10-mile radius of Newcomerstown

Twin City C
hristian Service Center

109 N. Water Street, Uhrichsville

Serves the Twin City and surrounding area

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